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Ich weiß, dass mein Erlöser lebt, Das soll mir niemand nehmen

Ich weiß, dass mein Erlöser lebt, Das soll mir niemand nehmen

Author: Paul Gerhardt
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Paul Gerhardt

Paul Gerhardt (b. Gräfenheinichen, Saxony, Germany, 1607; d. Lubben, Germany, 1676), famous author of Lutheran evangelical hymns, studied theology and hymnody at the University of Wittenberg and then was a tutor in Berlin, where he became friends with Johann Crüger. He served the Lutheran parish of Mittenwalde near Berlin (1651-1657) and the great St. Nicholas' Church in Berlin (1657-1666). Friederich William, the Calvinist elector, had issued an edict that forbade the various Protestant groups to fight each other. Although Gerhardt did not want strife between the churches, he refused to comply with the edict because he thought it opposed the Lutheran "Formula of Concord," which con­demned some Calvinist doctrines. Consequently, he was r… Go to person page >

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First Line: Ich weiß, dass mein Erlöser lebt, Das soll mir niemand nehmen
Author: Paul Gerhardt
Language: German
Copyright: Public Domain

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Christliche Lieder #d40

Deutsches Gesangbuch fuer die evangelisch-lutherische Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten. Verbesserte Ausg. #d294

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Deutsches Gesangbuch für die Evangelisch-Luterische Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten #683

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Deutsches Gesangbuch für die Evangelisch-Luterische Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten #683

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Gesangbuch für Gemeinden des Evangelisch-Lutherischen Bekenntnisses #512

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Gesangbuch für Gemeinden des Evangelisch-Lutherischen Bekenntnisses (14th ed.) #512

Gesangbuch in welchem ein Sammlung geistreicher Lieder befindlich #d289

Gesangbuch #ad289

Kirchenbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #d252

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Kirchenbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #570

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Kirchenbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #570

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Kirchenbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #570

Wolga Gesangbuch . . . der deutschen evangelischen Kolonien an den Wolga ... #d353

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